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R| 1 hr. 48 min.

Plot Summary
Bob (Nick Nolte) is an aging thief who has seen better days and is battling both an addiction to heroin and a growing gambling problem. But he still thinks he has one more big score in him and plots a massive heist of a Monte Carlo casino. In order to pull off the theft, he'll need an amazing team of accomplices and will have to outwit his nemesis, the local police chief (Tcheky Karyo). The chief knows that Bob is up to something, but can he figure it out before Bob makes off with millions?

Cast: Nick Nolte , Tcheky Karyo , Said Taghmaoui , Gérard Darmon , Emir Kusturica , Marc Lavoine , Ouassini Embarek , Mark Polish

Director: Neil Jordan

Genres: Crime drama

Distributor: Fox

The Good Thief (2002)

Release Date: April 2nd, 2003|1 hr. 48 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 50
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Nolte brings a raspy authority to the role, and director Neil Jordan (The Crying Game) surrounds him with colorful characters. show more

  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Though it ultimately recovers, too much of The Good Thief forgets about Bob, and in the process the movie loses much of its allure and vividness. show more

  • 75
    Mike Clark USA Today

    For a movie that earns its R-rating for drug content and violence atop language and sexuality, it leaves you with the next thing to a mellow smile. show more

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